The ICJS welcomes Dr. Homayra Ziad. She is currently teaching her first ICJS course, Approaching the Qur'an.
Dr. Ziad received her first degree from Bryn Mawr. She then earned a doctorate in Islamic Studies from Yale. She has published on the Sufi pluralism of the eighteenth-century Delhi theologian and poet Khwajah Mir Dard, Urdu literature and qawwali, women and Islam, chaplaincy and Scriptural Reasoning. Dr. Ziad is on the American Academy of Religion’s Islam steering... read more